Weekly Quiz 10

What is the only living tissue within the human body that does not contain blood vessels?

Correct! Wrong!

The cornea is the only part of the body that has no blood supply, it gets oxygen directly through the air. It is also the fastest healing tissue in the human body, with most abrasions healing within 24-36 hours.

Where was the first European settlement in Australia located?

Correct! Wrong!

The British reached Botany Bay on the 18th January 1788, establishing settlement in Port Jackson eight days later. This settlement grew to be Sydney.

What year did William Shakespeare die?

Correct! Wrong!

William Shakespeare was born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England in April 1564. He also died in Stratford-upon-Avon in April 1616.

What is the diameter of a standard basketball hoop?

Correct! Wrong!

Basketball hoops (rings) are 18 inches (46 centimetres) wide and stand 10 foot (305 centimetres) from the ground.

What letter is missing? O T T F F S S __ N T

Correct! Wrong!

O for one, T for two, T for three etc., therefore E for eight is the letter missing.

Women have more pain receptors than men. True or false?

Correct! Wrong!

Women have twice as many pain receptors as men. You can read more about pain in the pain part 2 blog by our in-house experts: “Ten tactics to overcoming and managing your mountain of pain - Part 2.

What was the name of the first Disney animated film to use computer graphics?

Correct! Wrong!

Most of the CGI in the film was during the scene where Tod and Vixey are trapped in the burrow by Slade. Vixey was animated by an uncredited Tim Burton.

The acronym IKEA stands for Invgar Kamprad Elmtaryd Agunnard. What do these 4 words refer to?

Correct! Wrong!

The four words Invgar Kamprad Elmtaryd Agunnard refer to the founders name (Invgar Kamprad), the farm he grew up on (Elmtaryd) and his hometown (Agunnard).

What year was the first Wimbledon tennis tournament held?

Correct! Wrong!

The first Wimbledon tournament was held in 1877. It was a men’s tournament and was the first official lawn tennis tournament.

How many muscles make up the hamstring?

Correct! Wrong!

The hamstring is made up of 3 muscles: semitendinosus, semimembranosus and bicep femoris.

Are you happy with your knowledge of your body and wellness?

Correct! Wrong!

Click Here to become a free member of Global Wellness Tracking and access resources for wellness and active living.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *